A summer in the city is not complete without a trip to see the attractions at our famed Space Center Houston. If you haven’t been in a while, you’ve missed all the changes and new exhibits. With more than 250,000 feet to explore, and more than 400 space artifacts, photos, movies, and more, there’s something for everyone.
With so many things to do and see, you might want to go time and time again. But those prices can add up quickly, especially for a family! For our run down on how to see a lot and still save big, read about our top tips for getting Space Center Houston coupons and discount tickets below:
One of the best ways to save on seeing the Space Center Houston and other attractions is with CityPASS. Purchase one pass for $59 (for adults- kids are cheaper!) and you can visit Space Center Houston along with four other attractions as well at a total savings of 49% off regular admission prices. The deal pays for itself! Check out our full Houston CityPASS review for a breakdown of the savings, how it works, and whether or not we think it’s worth it (Hint: It totally is!). To plan your visit and get Space Center Houston discount tickets with CityPass, click here.
2. GET DISCOUNTED TICKETS ONLINE
Right now, you can get discount tickets and tours through this site. The discount tickets aren’t always available (they’re usually $5 off admission) but the tours are a great way to get to know the city while also seeing everything Space Center Houston has to offer.
3. PROMOTIONAL PARTNERS
Space Center Houston occasionally works with promotional partners to bring you even more discounts. Just visit one of their partner locations for a paper coupon offering a code to use online for $5 off. They’re currently partnering with Randall’s. Just head to their customer service department and you can find Space Center Houston coupons on the counter. Easy savings! Please note that this is only available while supplies last and the coupons expire September 30, 2018.
4. AAA & MILITARY DISCOUNT
Space Center Houston honors military members with $5 off! Just show your military ID at the door to enjoy the savings with these NASA discount tickets. The same deal is offered to AAA members. Bring your membership card and show it to them at check out. You can use your ID every time to get your Space Center Houston discounted ticket!
5. BUNDLE UP & SAVE
To get the most out of your trip, a tour might be just the ticket. A great way to see some of Houston’s favorite sights and also tour the Space Center facilities. Reserve your tickets online and get a 1.5-hour open-top bus tour of Houston’s museum district, Minute Maid Park, Hermann Park, City Hall and more. You’ll then go in a comfy coach to Space Center Houston where you’ll see the exhibits and take a tram tour, including Rocket Park, the historic mission control center, and more. The tour can be a bit pricey but it’s also perfect for enthusiasts of Houston, space, and science! The depth of the tours and knowledge of tour guides gives you the most bang for your buck!
6. MEMBERSHIP & GROUP DISCOUNTS
Purchase of a membership guarantees you free admission for a year, plus a whole slew of other benefits like members-only special exhibit previews and other special events, free parking, 10% off dining and shopping, and more. Check out a full list of benefits and price comparisons here. Group discounts are also available for parties of 20 or more. Pay at least one week in advance and get one free admission for every 20. Get the family and friends together and make a whole day of it!
7. STAY IN THE KNOW
Sign up for Space Center Houston’s newsletter to get updates and stay in the loop about events and discounts. The center offers special events throughout the year where admission is discounted. Their recent Robotics Event offered discounted tickets, one free ticket to a future Houston Dash game, and a Pop Up Science Tent with robotics challenge. Follow them on Facebook so you won’t miss future deals and special Space Center Houston coupons!
Visiting NASA is always one of the best things to do in Houston on the weekend or any time.
Are you planning a trip to Space Center Houston any time soon? Let us know how you’ll be taking advantage of Space Center Houston coupons and discount tickets in the comments below!